Louisville, KY’s Forecastle Festival Unveils 2017 Artist Lineup

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Forecastle Festival, Kentucky’s largest music festival, returns to Waterfront Park in Louisville, KY July 14-16, 2017 to celebrate 15 years at sea. The 3-day music festival features 4 stages, unique late night shows, and an impressive Bourbon Lodge that highlights some of Kentucky’s finest bourbon & spirits. The festival’s easy and intimidate setting, paired with exciting musical acts, makes Forecastle Festival one of our top destinations each year.

Headlining the festival in 2017 will be indie-dance legends LCD Soundsystem, Weezer, and ODESZA. Other highlights include Cage The Elephant, PJ Harvey, Run The Jewels, Nathaniel Rateliff and the Night Sweats, GRiZ, X Ambassadors, Vince Staples, Conor Oberst, Charles Bradley & His Extraordinaires, Modern Baseball, Cashmere Cat, Judah and the Lion, Foxygen, Waka Flocka Flame, Twin Limb, LANY, Giraffage, JD McPherson, COIN, Beach Slang, and many more.

Tickets to Forecastle Festival 2017 are on sale now and can be purchased on the festival website here. VIP and travel packages will also be available, with single day and late night passes available in the coming months. Payment Plan options return this year, along with a new ticketing option named “General Admission Plus” which includes access to an exclusive air conditioned lounge, private bar, and special entrance lane. Make sure you’re following Forecastle on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for any future announcements. See the full 2017 lineup below.


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